Domain Name System


Taylor Swift buys Taylorswift.adult and Taylorswift.porn

Taylor Swift buys Taylorswift.adult and Taylorswift.porn

American Pop star buys controversial domain names such as .porn, .adult and .sucks in order to protect her image on the interne...

Mar 24 2015, 5:17am CDT

Google Paid $25 Million for New Top-Level Domain

Google Paid $25 Million for New Top-Level Domain

Google holds a number of world records: the company is the largest Internet advertiser, the largest Internet search engine, the...

Feb 27 2015, 4:12am CST

ICANN has been hacked by a Bunch of Phishers

ICANN has been hacked by a Bunch of Phishers

Global internet governing body ICANN has just been hacked by a bunch of phishers....

Dec 19 2014, 5:59am CST

Judge siding with ICANN says plaintiffs can’t take all of Iran’s domain names

Judge siding with ICANN says plaintiffs can’t take all of Iran’s domain names

Attempt to collect on a $109M judgment hasn't gone very far in over a decade....

Nov 13 2014, 12:32pm CST

US to Relax its Hold on the Internet, Plans to Leave Oversight of ICANN

US to Relax its Hold on the Internet, Plans to Leave Oversight of ICANN

The US commerce department is to relax its somewhat firm hold on the Internet. Actually US is planning to leave oversight of IC...

Mar 15 2014, 9:24am CDT

Push for Web addresses in era of search, apps

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — In the early days, you typed in a domain name address to reach a website. Then came the ability to reac...

Feb 28 2014, 3:26am CST

Seven Things To Think About Before You Register That New Domain

Seven Things To Think About Before You Register That New Domain

We’ve all grown comfortable with existing Internet domains — which have suffixes like .com, .net, and .edu — to the point where...

Jan 31 2014, 3:37am CST

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks New York Times and Twitter DNS

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks New York Times and Twitter and More. How?

The Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) has shown its real face once again. By hacking the New York Times as well as Twitter domain na...

Aug 28 2013, 2:46am CDT

ICANN Slays Google’s Dotless Domain Search Plans

ICANN Slays Google’s Dotless Domain Search Plans

ICANN has banned all dotless domains. Thus it has destroyed Google’s wish to acquire a dotless search domain. This action has o...

Aug 17 2013, 8:06am CDT

Pirate Bay sails to the Caribbean

Pirate Bay sails to the Caribbean

The Pirate Bay has found its way to a new top level domain (TLD) after Swedish authorities filed a motion for seizure: the pira...

May 2 2013, 12:34am CDT

GoDaddy DNS is Under Attack rendering tons of Sites Offline

GoDaddy DNS is Under Attack rendering tons of Sites Offline [Updates]

If you are right now encounter an offline website it is likely suffering from a GoDaddy DNS Service outage. A anonymous member...

Sep 10 2012, 2:05pm CDT

DNS Changer Malware Disruption to be Minimal

DNS Changer Malware Disruption to be Minimal

Today the FBI is switching off DNS servers that replaced hacker run DNS servers from the DNS Changer Malware. If you still have...

Jul 9 2012, 4:27am CDT

Apple applies for Domain Suffix to make Apple.apple a Possibility

Apple applies for Domain Suffix to make Apple.apple a Possibility

The list of new domain name suffix applications include one from Apple. Apple would like to get .apple....

Jun 13 2012, 10:07am CDT

GoDaddy and the Go Daddy Girls to be sold for $2 Billion?

GoDaddy and the Go Daddy Girls to be sold for $2 Billion?

Privately owned ISP and Domain Registrar, well known from their sexy Super Bowl Ads, is selling for $2 billion says WSJ....

Jun 24 2011, 10:32am CDT

Go Daddy $0.99 .COM Domain Holiday Sale still available

Go Daddy $0.99 .COM Domain Holiday Sale still available

Go Daddy is offering right now hot .Com domain registration deal. You get 1-year .COM domain for only 99 Cents with the coupon...

Dec 17 2010, 6:12am CST

U.S. Government Blocks Domain Names

U.S. Government Blocks Domain Names

ICANN Censors Roughly 80 Sites...

Nov 27 2010, 10:26pm CST

Financial Holdings Company Wins $13 Million Sex.com Auction

Sex not included...

Oct 21 2010, 10:37am CDT

GoDaddy.com coupon: New 1-year domain name registration for $1

GoDaddy.com coupon: New 1-year domain name registration for $1

GoDaddy.com offers a new 1-year domain name registration for 99 cents via coupon code "SOCCER99". That's tied with our mention...

Jun 25 2010, 2:00am CDT

First Non-Latin Web Address Up

First Non-Latin Web Address Up

Today is a historic day, and I say that with no hyperbole whatsoever. The first non-Latinate web addresses launched today, ring...

May 6 2010, 1:08pm CDT

1and1: Free 1-year .com domain name registration

1and1: Free 1-year .com domain name registration

1and1.com offers a 1-year .com domain name registration for free. That's a buck under a GoDaddy promotion from February and the...

May 3 2010, 8:00pm CDT

GoDaddy.com coupon: New 1-year domain name registration for $1

GoDaddy.com coupon: New 1-year domain name registration for $1

GoDaddy.com offers a new 1-year domain name registration for 99 cents via coupon code "BUY2010". We've seen similar offers from...

Feb 25 2010, 2:00pm CST

ICANN Approves Non-Latin Characters In Domain Names

ICANN Approves Non-Latin Characters In Domain Names

The Internet took a big step forward today with an announcement from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names......

Oct 30 2009, 12:09pm CDT

Domain Name Business Red Hot again

Domain Name Business Red Hot again

Business 2.0 has published an interesting report on the new domain name tycoons. Several people made a fortune buying up doma...

May 23 2007, 2:00am CDT

New Firefox Browser Version 1.0.1 Launched

New Firefox Browser Version 1.0.1 Launched

Firefox 1.0.1 is available for download. The new version has improved stability, International Domains are shown in punycode (h...

Feb 25 2005, 2:14am EST